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Advisory Board

The advisory board of the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) provides advice and resources to the department to help enhance its educational programs and the opportunities available to BME students.  The board meets regularly with the department chair and leading faculty members to exchange ideas and create these opportunities.

BME Advisory Board Members

Jacob Einhorn
Chief Operating Officer
Intrinsic Therapeutics, Inc.

Morton Friedman
Professor Emeritus, Biomedical Engineering
Duke University

Timothy Laske
Vice President of Research and Business Development
Medtronic

Kyle Myers
Director, Division of Imaging, Diagnostics, and Software Reliability
U.S. FDA

Kristin Pallister
Senior Field Clinical Engineer
Abbott

Kristina Ropella
Dean
Opus College of Engineering, Marquette University

Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert
Department Chair, Professor
The University of Texas at Austin, Cockrell School of Engineering